Users' Violations

Violations of Personal Watercraft Users
 
1
Driving a non- licensed personal watercraft or which license is expired
2
Driving the personal watercraft by users below (14) years of age without a specialized trainer or an escort over 18 years of age, or the personal watercraft’s engine is over 1200 c.c.
3
Using personal watercrafts in non- permitted places
4
Using personal watercrafts before sun rise or after sun set
5
Launching the personal watercraft in non designated areas
6
Failure to take precautions upon setting off and returning
7
Exceeding the permitted number of persons on the personal watercrafts
8
Failure to wear a life jacket
9
Failure to tie the switch key to the driver’s wrist, clothes thereof, or the life jacket
10
Failure to keep away from the beach at a distance of not less than (500 feet) towards the open sea while driving, and not exceeding one sea mile in length from the set off location  
11
Using the personal watercraft in proximity to public places or those populated with beach visitors or disturbing them
12
Reckless driving
13
Non- compliance with the maritime navigation laws and endangering maritime vessels and facilities
14
Failure to affix numbers on the personal watercraft, or hiding or amending the same without referring back to the competent entity
15
Non- compliance with or evading orders of the security authority enforcement officers
16
Failure to report or deliver information regarding a collision accident  
17
Damage of the personal watercraft registration certificate
 
Five hundred Dirhams imposed on the personal watercrafts users and renters for violating the provisions of the Law, the Executive Regulation thereof and other relevant decision issued by the Department of Transport. The penalty shall be doubled in repetition.